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counteract

(kown″tĕr-ăkt′)
To act against or in opposition to.
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elements that start to become troubled; and counteractive regulation,
However, the test results showed that the water jet played a counteractive role in improving drilling speed for NSB because much energy was consumed with the water jet assisted rock drilling, which resulted in part of water being drained out of the hole and caused water to reduce in the hole bottom.
While using the comments of such anonymous users may seem counteractive to the presentation of authentic and validated knowledge to students, it can also be argued that showing students uncensored and even misinformed voices will allow them to better understand how to formulate a valid argument (again, reflecting expectations of the Speaking and Listening standards within Common Core).
Counteractive measure identification and assessment.
The possible reason of high values of TAC might be due to the counteractive effects of antioxidant enzymes in response to the elevated OS in thalassaemic children.
The need to discover a sought picture from an accumulation of databases has wide applications, for example, in wrongdoing counteractive action via programmed face recognition, finger impression, restorative finding, to give some examples.
In addition to this, the counteractive effect of using sinker rings in terms of volume loss was examined.
Although reading any author's biography into his or her work is counteractive to the interpretive process (as Barthes has shown us), the fact that Q and 54 have multiple narrators calls attention to their origin in multiple authors.
Electronic testing devices in testing centers comprise a testing security threat as well, and they have Led to counteractive measures to prevent fraud.
The increase in the body weight compared to the cancer induced group at 1 week after PDT treatment indicates the counteractive property of the treatment (Khan and Tisdale 1999; Gayathri et al.
According to Lazarov that the immigration pressure increased 3.6 times, year-on-year.A He forecast an increase in the number of immigrants and said he informed the caretaker Interior Minister Yordan Bakalov and caretaker PM Georgi Bliznashki on the possible counteractive measures.aIf the construction of 30 km of fence cost BGN 10 M, it is easy to calculate how much will cost the remaining 100 km,a Lazarov said.
Root cause analysis (RCA) is targeting at identifying the causes of problems in processes for directing counteractive actions [21].